Hopi / Zuni Pueblo Native American Indian Pottery Owl #1 - D.H. Mavapu
Artist: D.H. Mavapu - Navajo / Hopi / Zuni Pueblo
Dimensions: 7 1/2" tall X 5 1/2" Wide
Description: Hand coiled Butterfly Maiden Owl by the incredibly talented D.H. Mavapu! Butterfly Maiden- is also a social dance figure. Performed during the spring and summer months. She wears the Butterfly tableta. Which has elements of spring/summer also the milky way. Her dress is the miha way or embroidered dance blanket. Which has symbols of the sun, clouds and plants. Also she has the sash belt. D.H. hand coils his pottery and uses both natural materials and commercial paints! He learned how to make pottery by Jennie Latte and his grandmother Rosemary James. D.H. is a very talented up and coming artist! Good things are ahead for him!